Burlean Burton

Burlean BurtonBurlean Burton, 84, of East Moline, formerly of Rushville, died at 11 p.m. Dec. 17, 2008, at Forest Hill Nursing Home in East Moline.

She was born Oct. 19, 1924, in Paris, Tenn., a daughter of Hogan P. and Marcie Evie Lemonds Green.

Surviving are one daughter, Brenda J. (and Maurice) Bowers Nelson of Geneseo; two sisters, Bernidean Hurt of Useus, Fla., and Oneta McKeever of Foley, Mo.; one brother, Dorris (and Betty) Green of O’Fallon, Mo.; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Garth Burton, Jr.; one brother, Dale Green; and two grandchildren, Kim LaNette Bowers and Brian Bowers.

Cremation has been accorded. Services are planned for a later date. Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Culbertson Memorial Hospital.

Condolences may be sent to www.worthingtonfh.com.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 12/24/2008